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CFP/AFCP award winner researches DTP risks

CFP/AFCP award winnerSEPTEMBER 2016 - Pharmacist Robert Pammett and his team set out to determine if a short screening questionnaire conducted in the community pharmacy setting could identify patients at high risk for drug therapy problems (DTPs).

Their theory...

Paying tribute to past presidents

September 2016 - The Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy (CFP) is pleased to honour those individuals dedicated to serving their pharmacy organizations through the Past President award. “This year’s recipients have worked tirelessly on behalf of...

Pharmacogenomics a good match

SEPTEMBER 2016 - A Canadian team of researchers won the top research prize at the 2016 World Congress of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina, hosted by the International Pharmaceutical Federation, for its...

More OPEN findings at OPA conference

OPEN_knowledge_translation_graphicJULY 2016 - As more findings emerge from the Ontario Pharmacy Research Collaboration (OPEN), stakeholders across the healthcare system cannot ignore the evidence of the challenges—and missed opportunities—facing pharmacists. Fortunately, the...

Golf with a biologic twist

JULY 2016 - More than 140 supporters of the Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy (CFP) pondered the profound impact of biologic pharmaceuticals before enjoying the Foundation’s 21st annual Golf Charity Tournament in May. The event contributed more...

Meet the 2016 Wellspring Award Winners

JULY 2016 - This year’s Wellspring Pharmacy Leadership Award Winners—Cheyanne Boehms, Mark Kunzli and Nicole Tsao—are proof positive that pharmacists are qualified  to be leaders in the healthcare profession.

Boehms, who is a clinical pharmacist...

Two CFP Board Members earn lifetime achievement awards

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Derek Desrosiers
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Dayle Acorn

JULY 2016 - Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy Vice-President, Derek Desrosiers, and Executive Director Dayle Acorn, were recently honoured for their long-standing service to the...

Personalized medicine in community practice

MAY 2016 - Researchers for the Pharmacists as Personalized Medicine Experts (PRIME) pilot project are aiming to prove that pharmacists in a community practice setting are well positioned to play a key role in the emerging field of personalized...

New board member brings unique views

 
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MAY 2016 - Karen Wolfe, the Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy’s newest board member, says she’s been eager to join the organization for years.  “I think it is one of the ultimate pharmacy boards to be part of because CFP is...

Pharmacy Management: from textbook to CE

MAY 2016 - On the heels of the successful Pharmacy Management in Canada textbook, the Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy is partnering with two leading continuing education providers to develop a new CE program based on the same content.

Working...